Whether you’re building, remodeling, decorating, landscaping, or just dreaming about your next home improvement, the Hernando County Home & Garden Show is the place to be. The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce is bringing the 2nd Annual Home & Garden Show to Hernando County on February 29 from 10… Read More
Live mermaids and live music will provide your send-off as you explore the Florida Mermaid Trail in Brooksville. We’re also holding a Best Mermaid Contest for both people and animals at 10:15 am. Don’t miss it! What is The Florida Mermaid Trail? The Florida Mermaid Trail includes two routes (1.1… Read More
Experience the thrill of the golden age of aviation with a flight in the fully restored Ford Tri-Motor airplane. This was the first all-metal multi-engine commercial airliner and it is coming to the Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport on March 5-8, 2020 for your opportunity to schedule a flight. A one-of-a-kind… Read More
You know spring is just around the corner when the 33rd Annual Floral City Strawberry Festival comes to town! Get ready to come out to one of Citrus County’s prettiest parks on March 7th and 8th for fun (and strawberries), food (and strawberries), entertainment (and strawberries), Princess Pageants and Pie-Eating… Read More
Most people who know him would say Bengt is a logistically impaired ditz, but his comedy is described as intelligent, surprisingly universal considering the content matter and profoundly funny. Bengt Washburn is bringing his hilarious comedy show to The Valerie Theatre in Inverness, Florida, on March 7 for two shows:… Read More
The 36th Annual Art in the Park will be held at Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane, Brooksville, FL, Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15, 2020, 10 am-5 pm. The juried festival offers more than 130 fine art and craft exhibitors plus 2 days of live stage entertainment, featuring… Read More
Blues Bash at the Ranch came about after the success of Camping with the Blues, held at Sertoma Youth Ranch in October each year. Greg Herndon and Paul Benjamin felt another blues festival would be the perfect addition to the ranch and would be held in the spring each year. Read More
The City of Inverness announces the sixth annual Inverness Big Bass Classic to be held Saturday, March 21, 2020, at Wallace Brooks Park. This event has become very popular with locals and professionals throughout the southeast for its high stakes hourly weigh-ins. Anglers compete for the hourly $1,000 payout and… Read More
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Citrus Empty Bowls
February 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm$15
Enjoy tasty soup prepared by local chefs at the third annual Citrus Empty Bowls event to benefit the Community Food Bank of Citrus County (CFBCC). Local restaurants will be providing a bounty of tantalizing soup selections served in ceramic bowls handcrafted by the talented art students from Lecanto High School.
The Citrus Empty Bowls event will be held Saturday, February 8, 2020, from 11 am to 1 pm at Crystal Harley-Davidson, 1147 S. Suncoast Blvd. in Homosassa, Florida, and the local favorite DJ Trae will also be there to provide entertainment.
Tickets are only $15 in advance at cfbocc.org/3rd-annual-citrus-empty-bowls/
“We invite everyone to join us in the fight against hunger by enjoying the Citrus Empty Bowls event which has become a local favorite,” says Barbara Sprague, Executive Director of the CFBCC. “The homemade soup selections are very diverse and include everything from clam chowder and black-eyed pea to Zuppa Toscana. There’s definitely something for everyone!”
“Citrus Empty Bowls is organized by a committee of volunteers dedicated to helping the Community Food Bank of Citrus County fulfill our mission,” says Mike Orlito, Board Chair of the CFBCC. “We are extremely appreciative of all of the volunteers and generous sponsors who come together each year to make this event a success.”
Local chefs from the following restaurants will be preparing the homemade soup selections: Lollygaggers, The Loft, Seafood Seller & Café, Katch 22, Kane’s, Amy’s on the Avenue, Cody’s Original Roadhouse, Wallace’s Greenhouse Bistro, Kelly’s Half Shell Pub, Fat Daddy’s Road House, Vintage on 5th, Celtic Woman Home Cooking, and Turnpike’s Rest Stop.
Event sponsors include Crystal Harley-DavidsonÒ, Lowman Law Firm, US Family Foundation, Dr. Bob’s Compassion Clinic, Drummond Community Bank, Rock Crusher Pavilion and Amphitheater, Mike Orlito and Kim Devane, and Ed Gruber CFP of Edward Jones Investments.
Visit www.cfbocc.org or call 352-628-3663 to purchase tickets.
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